UKLA Events in 2013

November 29th 2013

UKLA Regional Conference. Raising Standards: Powerful tools for writing.

The art of teaching writing as literacy moves on.


November 21st 2013

NATE Initial Teacher Education Research Symposium: Researching Writing

NATE’s Initial Teacher Education Committee invite you to Researching Writing, their 8th Annual Research Symposium


November 16th 2013

NALDIC’s 21st Annual Conference

The conference will focus on some of the changes in the National Curriculum that are likely to impact on EAL learners


November 7th 2013

Bringing children’s literature alive through words and illustrations

Inspirational ideas for engaging children & young people with reading


October 9th 2013

Prof Jack Zipes Lecture: A Second Glance at Red Riding Hood’s Trials and Tribulations

A 75-minute talk on the film adaptation of fairy tales, its aesthetic dimensions, and its social and political significance


September 26th - 28th 2013

Call for Papers for the 37th Annual International Reading Association of Ireland (RAI) Conference

Language, Literacy and Literature: Re-imagining Teaching and Learning


June 14th 2013

National Literacy Trust: Teaching grammar creatively - London

Refocusing basic skills teaching practice, with creativity and relevance.


June 14th 2013

The 49th UKLA International Conference

Literacy Policies and Practices: Diverse Perspectives in the 21st Century


June 13th 2013

National Literacy Trust: Teaching grammar creatively - Birmingham

Refocusing basic skills teaching practice, with creativity and relevance.


June 12th 2013

National Literacy Trust: Teaching grammar creatively - Manchester

Refocusing basic skills teaching practice, with creativity and relevance.


June 7th 2013

East Midlands Literacy Conference: Talking Beyond the Page

A regional conference focusing on the significance of children reading widely and engaging with both paper and on screen texts.


May 16th 2013

The Reader Organisation National Conference 2013

Shared Reading for Healthy Communities


April 12th 2013

Raising Standards in Literacy

A one-day professional development opportunity from UKLA in Northern Ireland


March 16th 2013

Eastern Region Conference: Reading for Pleasure: Developing a reading culture in classrooms

A conference for educators of English, Drama and Media, Key Stage 1–4


March 15th 2013

UKLA National Conference 2013

Multimodal approaches to literacy teaching. Keynotes are David Mitchell, Jackie Marsh and Guy Merchant.


February 25th 2013

February 13th - 14th 2013

Raising standards in writing through innovation

This National Literacy Trust conference, chaired by pioneering headteacher David Mitchell, takes a fresh look at innovation.


February 7th 2013

Improving boys’ literacy attainment across the curriculum: National Literacy Trust Conference

Experts from across the sector will come together at this practical new conference from the National Literacy Trust


January 23rd 2013

Find a voice not read a script: Looking for the Heart of English

The discussion, involving many people concerned about English teaching, continues...


August 22nd - September 29th 2013

Courses from CLPE

Effective and practical literacy courses from CLPE